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We Are Hiring!

    We are growing and need to hire an additional paralegal! Job Description Candidates must have strong communication skills and should be comfortable working on family law and criminal defense cases. The type of cases will include divorces, custody, and child support issues. Additionally, the firm represents clients accused of drug crimes, violent crimes, [..]

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Prohibition of Cellphone Use While Driving in Indiana

Distracted driving can be defined as anything that interferes with the driver’s concentration, thereby compromising safe driving. It involves activities such as eating, drinking, or cellphone use while driving. In 2018, distracted driving caused 2,841 deaths, 1,730 of them being drivers. Most states, including Indiana, have been enacting laws that discourage drivers from calling, texting, or [..]

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The Nicholson Nugget, July 2020

The Nicholson Nugget July 2020, issue 10 This is The Nicholson Nugget: the official newsletter of the Law Office of Mark Nicholson.   You can subscribe by clicking here. July is the month we celebrated our Declaration of Independence.  July 4, 1776, the Continental Congress declared that the thirteen American colonies were no longer subject to the monarch of Britain and [..]

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The Nicholson Nugget, June 2020

  The Nicholson Nugget June 2020, issue 9-Diversity This is The Nicholson Nugget: the official newsletter of the Law Office of Mark Nicholson.   You can subscribe by clicking here.  This issue has an article about diversity. Black Lives Matter protests and demonstrations continued in June.  The courts are slowly opening back up, and I had my first court appearance [..]

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White Privilege is Real: I Am White and Privileged

Alison Shields wrote the following article about White Privilege. She was my intern last summer.  It is about her experience, and although it may not be yours, please respect her feelings and beliefs. White Privilege is Real: I Am White and Privileged The controversial concept of white privilege has been circling for decades, while examples [..]

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The Nicholson Nugget: LGBTQ Rights

  May 2020, issue 8 This is The Nicholson Nugget: the official newsletter of the Law Office of Mark Nicholson.   You can subscribe by clicking here. The Nicholson Nugget, May 2020 Rachael Satz and Dylan Cole are my summer interns.  Rachael wrote an article about LGBTQ rights for this month’s newsletter. Stay tuned next month for Dylan’s pic, bio, [..]

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What If I Refuse to Quarantine?

  WHAT HAPPENS IF I REFUSE TO QUARANTINE? Several people have asked me what happens if they refuse to quarantine themselves?  Or if they refuse to stay-at-home?  Whenever there is a threat to the United States the government limits our civil liberties in most cases. As a Civil Rights Attorney, people are asking questions about [..]

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The Mark Nicholson Experience Scholarship

  Mark Nicholson Experience Scholarship Rules and Regulations As part of the Law Office of Mark Nicholson’s Scholarship Program, this is our annual scholarship competition. We ask candidates to describe a life experience that motivated, encouraged, or changed them. The winning candidate will receive a $500 cash reward to go towards their education costs. Candidates [..]

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Virtual Ask A Lawyer & COVID-19 Changes Indiana Courts

Ask a Lawyer In this Ask a Lawyer session, attorney Deidra Haynes and attorney Mark Nicholson will discuss some changes COVID-19 has caused the legal community. Also, they will be available to answer your legal questions involving Employment Law, Criminal Law, Family Law, Discrimination, Civil Rights and Personal Injury. Mark Nicholson is inviting you to [..]

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